PROPERTIES: Energising, uniting logic and intuition, grounding, anchoring, stabilizing, vitalizing, motivating, creativity, protective
Carnelian has a high, vibrant energy, and its orange colour particularly resonates with the sacral chakra, restoring vitality and motivation, stimulating creativity, overcoming impotence or frigidity, and restoring vitality to the female reproductive organs. It stabilizes, grounds and anchors into the present reality and helps you to trust yourself and your perceptions. Carnelian gets to the bottom of what makes you tick, overcomes negative conditioning and encourages steadfastness. This stone encourages analytic abilities and sharpens perception and concentration and dispels mental lethargy. Attuning day dreamers to everyday reality, it unites logic and intuition, stripping away illusions and revealing the reality behind your dreams, but if the dream is realistic, Carnelian helps it to manifest. Emotionally this stone is a powerful protector against envy, rage and resentment, one’s own or other people’s. Calming anger, it replaces it with a love of life. In ancient times, it was used to protect the dead on their journey. as amulets of power and protection and for assuring the wearer of success in business. It imparts an acceptance of the cycle of life and removes fear of death. Carnelian has the ability to cleanse other stones.
COLOURS: Red, orange, pink, brown
SOURCE: Britain, India, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Peru, Iceland, Romania
METHOD OF CLEANING: Running under water, Return to the Earth, Rice, Salt, Smudging, Visualising light, Essences, Sound, Crystal Recharging
METHOD OF RECHARGING: Sunlight, Moonlight, Earth, Essences, Sound, Crystal Cluster
CHAKRAS: Sacral, Solar Plexus, Base
HEALING: Carnelian stimulates the metabolism. It activates the base chakras, influences the female reproductive organs and increases fertility, overcomes frigidity and impotence and heals lower back problems, rheumatism, arthritis, neuralgia, and depression, especially in those of advanced years. It regulates bodily fluids and the kidneys; accelerates healing in bones and ligaments, and staunches blood. Carnelian improves the absorption of vitamins and minerals and ensures a good supply of blood to organs and tissues.
Content very kindly written by Judy Hall, Judy Hall is a successful Mind Body Spirit author with over 40 books to her credit including the million selling Crystal Bible (volumes 1, 2 and 3).